Cape Peninsula and Cape of Good Hope private tour.

 (18)

Tour Number

Activity Level

28412


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced)

A scenic day around Cape Town's coast with your own private guide


A visit to Cape Point is compulsory if your stay in Cape Town is anything longer than one day. We drive down the eastern side of the peninsula along the False Bay Coast via Muizenberg, Fish Hoek and Simon's Town to Cape Point, the southern tip of the peninsula. On the return we drive the western side along the Atlantic coastline past Scarborough, Misty Cliffs and Kommetjie, scenic Chapman's Peak Drive, through Hout Bay and then follow the Atlantic seaboard past Llandudno, the Twelve Apostles, through Camps Bay, Clifton Beach, Bantry Bay, Sea Point and Green Point. Watch a colony of African Penguins at Boulders Beach, drive through the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, climb up (or for the not so energetic, use the funicular ride) to the lighthouse at Cape Point, watch the seals at Hout Bay. In Simon's Town we stop at the statue of Just Nuisance, a Great Dane that received the rank of Able Seaman in the Royal Navy and was buried with full military honours!

Itinerary

We drive around the Cape Peninsula in a clockwise direction. In South Africa we drive on the left side of the road, and by doing it clockwise, we ensure that we are always on the scenic side and have easy access to view points along the way.

~ We leave Cape Town and drive the M3 to reach the False Bay coast at Muizenberg.
~ We follow the coastline through the little coastal villages of Kalk Bay and Fish Hoek to Simon's Town.
~ Visit the African Penguin colony ant Boulders Beach.
~ Continue along the False Bay coast to the Cape of Good Hope section of Table Mountain National Park.
~ Take the Flying Dutchman funicular to visit the historic lighthouse on top of Cape Point, and take in the
breathtaking views from the cliff lookouts.
~ Visit the Cape of Good Hope and take your picture behind the big sign board.
~ We return to Cape Town along the western coastline through the conservation villages of Scarborough
and Misty Cliffs to Noordhoek Village.
~ Drive the spectacular Chapman's Peak Drive.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel.

End location: Your hotel.

Duration: 8 hours

After heavy storms Chapman's Peak Drive might be closed due to rock falls. We will then have to make use of Ou Kaapse Weg which is beautiful in its own right, but not quite as scenic as Chapman's Peak.

Transportation

We will be travelling in comfort and safety in a car with air conditioning.

The climb to the top lighthouse at Cape Point is quite streneous, but a funicular ride, the Flying Dutchman is available at extra cost.

What’s Included

Other: All transport- & toll fees and entrance fees at Cape Point and Boulders Penguins.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

150 ZAR (South African Rand) - The lunch and drinks is for the customers own account, as different tastes have different costs!

What’s Extra

Other: Personal purchases and lunch are for guest's own account. The funicular ride to the top lighthouse at Cape Point is optional and for the guest's own account.

A Recent Review of this tour

Daniel gave us a great all day tour. He is knowledgeable and personable and showed us way more than we could ever had discovered on our own. We highly recommend his tours!
Jennifer Earner

Read More Reviews For This Tour
Private tour guide Daniel

Contact this Guide

Questions about the tour? Not seeing exactly what you’re looking for? Contact this guide with questions, or to create a custom itinerary for you and your travel companions.

Message Daniel D.

Web address (URL) of this page: http://www.toursbylocals.com/CapePeninsulaPrivateTour

Tours by Daniel D.

See more of the tours offered by this guide.

Cape Town private City tour

Cape Town private City tour

Explore South Africa's Mother City and visit Table Mountain with a,...

275 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

6 hours

learn more
Cape Peninsula and Cape of Good Hope private tour.

Cape Peninsula and Cape of Good Hope,...

A scenic day around Cape Town's coast with your own private guide

320 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

8 hours

learn more
Private Wine Tour

Private Wine Tour

Taste the wines of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and or Paarl with a Private,...

330 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

8 hours

learn more
3 day Cape Highlights

3 day Cape Highlights

A private tour of Cape Town and surroundings over three days.

725 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

3 days

learn more
Private Cape Garden Route tour.

Private Cape Garden Route tour.

 unrated

A five day/four night Garden Route tour starting and ending in Cape,...

2100 USD per tour

(max 8 people)

5 days

learn more
Big 5 safari - private tour

Big 5 safari - private tour

An African experience: see Africa's Big 5 in a malaria free environment

580 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

8 hours

learn more
Agulhas: The Southern Tip of Africa - private tour

Agulhas: The Southern Tip of Africa -,...

Stand at the southernmost point of Africa where the warm Indian Ocean,...

430 USD per tour

(max 10 people)

9 hours

learn more
The Four Passes private tour

The Four Passes private tour

 unrated

We drive four scenic mountain passes, explore Stellenbosch, visit two,...

330 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

8 hours

learn more
Shark Cage Diving - private tour

Shark Cage Diving - private tour

 unrated

Bringing you up close & personal with the Great White Shark with a,...

630 USD per tour

(max 6 people)

8 hours

learn more
Mini Peninsula - a 4 hour Cape Experience! Private Tour

Mini Peninsula - a 4 hour Cape Experience!,...

Follow the Two Ocean Marathon route and see the scenes without the,...

190 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

4 hours

learn more